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Re: Displaying tables

From: John Russell <ve3ll@rac.ca>
Date: Fri, 4 May 2001 16:32:28 -0400
To: reccmo@doriath.saers.com
CC: www-amaya-dev@w3.org, www-amaya@w3.org
Message-ID: <3AF2D99C.23205.204D9A2@localhost>
the most important fixes to the document are
lines 54 and 55 have a height="100%" attribute.
Neither table or tr  tags have this as a permitted attribute!
delete them and your table will display ok in amaya.
However there are several other errors such as missing
quotes arround an attribute value in line 26 and missing 
semicolons on character entities in lines 57 and 75....
validator.w3.org   will show others as well  
but clearing height attribute is sufficient to get good display of table.

On 4 May 2001, at 17:52, Christian Mondrup wrote:

> I have recently taken over as web master of one the largest web archives
> with free sheet notes, the Werner Icking Music Archive
> http://icking-music-archive.sunsite.dk/, a Danish hosted successor of
> the GMD sheet music archive http://www.gmd.de/Misc/Music/ named after
> the late web master of the latter web site.
> As an unexperienced web editor I have taken amaya (4.3.2 for linux) into
> use as an editing tool in combination with emacs editing of the html
> code. This has proven very efficient except for one of the web pages of
> my site, the master page
> http://icking-music-archive.sunsite.dk/index.html containing a.o. two
> horizontically neighbouring tables at the top of the page. While
> appearing as intended when handled by the Netscape and IE browsers the
> rightmost table looks weird when displayed by amaya.
> I can live with that since I know that my web guests see the framed text
> of the 2nd table as intended. But I wonder whether the weird appearance
> of it within amaya is due to some incompatibility between amaya and
> method used for setting up the two tables in question.
> Regards
> -- 
> Christian Mondrup, Computer Programmer
> Scandiatransplant, Skejby Hospital, University Hospital of Aarhus
> Brendstrupgaardsvej, DK 8200 Aarhus N, Denmark
> Phone: +45 89 49 53 01

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